The Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services Board of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties is a government agency established by Ohio statute for the purpose of planning, funding, monitoring and evaluating contracted mental health, alcohol, and drug treatment services to residents of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties.

onlinesmallHave you ever wondered whether your drinking habits are dangerous to you or those around you? Do you know what behaviors are indicators of an eating disorder? Could you recognize signs of bipolar disorder in yourself or a friend?

Recognizing the signs of an ongoing or developing mental health issue is key to treatment and recovery.  The Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties now provides instant anonymous online screenings for many significant mental health conditions, including adolescent depression, alcohol abuse, Bipolar Disorder, depression in adults, eating disorders, General Anxiety Disorder and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Our screening tools are easy-to-use and completely anonymous. By answering a series of simple questions, a visitor can determine right away whether his or her behavior and current mental status reflect the signs of a serious mental illness or substance abuse problem. Anyone can use these screening tools without obligation and in complete confidence.

In the past year, 21.7% of Ohioans age 18 and older with a mental illness reported a perceived need for treatment, but did not receive any treatment or counseling. Ohio ranks 32nd in the nation when it comes to unmet need for mental health services. (Source: NSDUH/HPIO)

In the past year, 2.6% of Ohioans ages 12 and older needed but did not receive treatment for illicit drug use. Ohio ranks 43rd in the nation when it comes to access to treatment for illicit drug use. (Source: NSDUH/HPIO)

The good news is that local, effective and affordable treatment is readily available for residents of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties. In addition to our screening tools, visitors can also learn more about serious mental illness and addiction, and treatment options available to them.

For more information about our services in Tuscarawas County, please call (330) 364-6488. For services in Carroll County, please call (330) 627-7912.

  • Diana Boyd
    Tuscarawas County
  • Barb Burns
    Carroll County
  • Robert Hannon
    Tuscarawas County
  • Don Jimison
    Tuscarawas County
  • Brian Kress
    Tuscarawas County
  • John Lyons
    Tuscarawas County
  • Pat Russell
    Tuscarawas County
  • Kevin Spears
    Carroll County
  • Karen Stokey
    Tuscarawas County
  • Steve Thomakos
    Tuscarawas County

 

The ADAMHS Board of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties is committed to providing cooperative leadership in fostering a quality, community based and comprehensive mental health, alcohol and drug services delivery system for residents of the two county district most in need of those services. That commitment also includes an assurance that services funded by the Board will be provided in the least restrictive manner and will be cost effective and publicy accountable with regard to quality and finance.

The ADAMHS Board’s responsibilities and duties are outlined in Ohio Revised Code 340. Fulfilling these duties, and in turn our mission, generally involves assessing the behavioral health treatment and prevention needs within our service district and subsequently to develop plans for operation of services to address those needs. Integral to this planning function is working in cooperation with other local and regional planning and funding bodies.